Development edit As Neptune and Odyssey edit In the late s, initial development of what would become Windows XP was focused on two individual products; Odyssey, which was reportedly intended to succeed the future Windows , and Neptune, which was intended to succeed the MS-DOS-based Windows 98 with a Windows NT-based product designed for consumers. Based on s NT 5. A number of activity centers were planned, serving as hubs for communications i. A single build of Neptune, which was otherwise based on, and still carried the branding of Windows in places, revealed early work on the activity center concept, with an updated user account interface and graphical login screen, common functions such as recently used programs being accessible from a customizable Starting Places page which could be used as either a separate window, or a full-screen desktop replacement. Microsoft also planned to push back Neptune in favor of an interim, but consumer-oriented NT-based OS codenamed Asteroid. Concepts introduced by Neptune would influence future Windows products; in Windows ME, the activity center concept was used for System Restore and Help and Support which both combined Win32 code with an interface rendered using Internet Explorer s layout engine, the hub concept would be expanded on Windows Phone, and Windows 8 would similarly use a simplified user interface running atop the existing Windows shell. Neptune became a black hole when all the features that were cut from Windows ME were simply re-tagged as Neptune features. And since Neptune and Odyssey would be based on the same code-base anyway, it made sense to combine them into a single project.
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Saturday, 30 December ; numbers listed! Involved with the Blues since his teenage years, Parker formed his own band, the Blue Flames, in Sam Phillips signed the band to Sun Records in
3’s a Crowd was a folk rock band from Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, that existed from to The group is particularly notable for its association with Cass Elliott, who co-produced the group’s sole album release. The album remains one of Elliott’s rare associations as a record producer.
Depending on the state, the answer is yes. May 24th, at 8: June 22nd, at 2: And purchased my car from a company called Drivrtime. I was shown a Carfax and was reassured that everything is taken care of prior to the car being placed on the lot. Seeing how I was in a pinch and had no car whatsoever I was very amused as to what they are saying and went along with it because it all sounded very promising. I have had the radiator hose go out, the eg notion coil go out, and have have needed oil changes since I purchased it, plus 2 anti freeze flushes.
I understand there are only a certain amount of things covered within the warranty. But now we get to the nitty gritty… While driving my car 30mph or higher it makes this loud roaring sound, my grandfather who has worked on cars all his life thinks it may just be the tires or the tire rod or even the axels. I was just wondering is there anything I can do to possibly disregard this car. Any insight would be greatly appreciated. June 27th, at 7: July 3rd, at 8: If the problem is fixed, there is no claim.
This is a manuscript of the 3rd edition, a work in progress sponsored by the US National Science Foundation. The first edition was published by Third Millenium Books, Novato, California, in and as noted below, copyright was reassigned to the author upon breakup of that company. As to conditions for use, Dr. Grosch says “make sure it’s as generous as possible. The only restriction I really want is, no alterations, or elisions which change [my] intentions.
The only cautions for viewing, other than sheer size, are the presence of several tables, which browsers such as Lynx might not format correctly, and the fact that it contains a fair number of words in German, French, and other languages containing accented characters, coded in ISO Latin Alphabet 1, properly announced.
Comment: The CDs is Ex-Library copy with typical library attachments, stamp and writing marks. The discs may have the small scratches, but in perfect playable condition. Complete artwork and .
Hoboken Four and Harry James — [ edit ] Sinatra far right with the Hoboken Four on Major Bowes’ Amateur Hour in Sinatra began singing professionally as a teenager, but he learned music by ear and never learned to read music. Fred Tamburro, the group’s baritone , stated that “Frank hung around us like we were gods or something”, admitting that they only took him on board because he owned a car [g] and could chauffeur the group around.
Sinatra soon learned they were auditioning for the Major Bowes Amateur Hour show, and “begged” the group to let him in on the act. No more than 8, copies of the record were sold,  and further records released with James through , such as “All or Nothing At All”, also had weak sales on their initial release. His pianist and close friend Hank Sanicola persuaded him to stay with the group,  but in November he left James to replace Jack Leonard [k] as the lead singer of the Tommy Dorsey band.
He was just a skinny kid with big ears. I used to stand there so amazed I’d almost forget to take my own solos”. Sinatra copied Dorsey’s mannerisms and traits, becoming a demanding perfectionist like him, even adopting his hobby of toy trains. He asked Dorsey to be godfather to his daughter Nancy in June Sinatra’s first vocal hit was the song ” Polka Dots and Moonbeams ” in late April He was so excited, you almost believed he had never recorded before.
I think this was a turning point in his career. I think he began to see what he might do on his own”. I never heard such a commotion
Gateways to the Caribbean: For others, especially in Tampa, they begin 70 years earlier with the arrival of the cigar industry and the founding of Ybor City in Also included are original photos of the ship and crew taken in , and correspondence written by crew members and sent to family members living in Tampa. Based on one of the preeminent collections in the world that was assembled over more than 30 years, this inspiring exhibition of textiles, artwork, and related memorabilia explores the history and context of the American flag.
The Atlantic Records Story By David Edwards and Mike Callahan Last update: February 20, Atlantic was formed in by Ahmet Ertegun and Herb Abramson in New York City.
Also in the field of album cover design. In the company employed Alex Steinweiss as art director. He becomes the man who invented the album cover. Columbia is the oldest surviving trademark in the record business, dating back to s. The label’s first jazz recording were made by the Original Dixieland Jazz Band in Columbia was an American company until mid s, when it was purchased by its own former subsidiary in England, the English Columbia.
It is the albums from the American Columbia that are displayed on this page. Albums from Columbia in England, and other countries, will be find on the pages for European labels. Before that, the albums were sold in plain brown sleeves, with a cardboard outer jacket and just the name of the artist stamped on the front. They looked like tombstones, Alex Steinweiss said. The practice of illustrated albums was soon adapted by the other big American labels. Steinweiss continued to work for Columbia during the s and created many covers for 78 rpm albums.
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May 13, Art Records started in the late s as a transcription and recording service located in the Cadillac Hotel in Miami Beach, Florida. In fact, the name of the company, American Recording and Transcription Service founded , gave rise to the acronym ART, which became the name of the label itself. It was owned and operated by Harold E. Doane born October 17, was in his late forties when he established Art Records, and recorded some reels of performances at clubs, lounges, and aboard cruise ships before finally calling it quits in the s as an octogenarian.
Elvis Presley The Originals. Information about original versions of recordings by singer and entertainer Elvis Presley. See when the original was recorded and by .
Atco and Cotillion were subsidiary labels and Clarion was a budget label. Atlantic recorded rhythm and blues, jazz, blues, country and western, rock and roll, gospel, and comedy. Ahmet Ertegun was born in in Turkey, and came to the United States at the age of 11 when his father was appointed the Turkish Ambassador to the United States. Ahmet fell in love with the United States, particularly the music. He and his older brother Nesuhi born collected over 15, jazz and blues 78s.
Ahmet went to St. During this period, Ahmet and Nesuhi hired halls and staged concerts by Lester Young, Sidney Bechet and other jazz giants. When Ahmet’s father died in , his mother and sister returned to Turkey, and Nesuhi went to California. Ahmet had an aspiration to make records. Herb Abramson was born in , went to high school in Brooklyn, and was also a jazz and blues record collector. During World War II he promoted jazz concerts, some of them in association with the Ertegun brothers.
Their version of this number was released in late probably November on Bell or just and on Bell The songwriting team responsible for the number is almost a pesonification of late s – early s UK pop. Indeed, Greenaway and Cook themselves recorded numerous hits under numerous pseudonymns, either as a duo e.
XXXX The Plainsmen Quartet did not just miraculously spring out of the sod of central Texas. As with all things, there was a process, a heritage, a collection of events from which the group came into existence. In the principal of the public school in the small community of Elkmont Springs, Tennessee resigned his position, loaded up his wife and two young children, and moved to.
Introduction Antique phonographs are fun, functional machines! Are you thinking of starting a phonograph collection? Did you just find one at a shop, online, or in your garage, and are trying to make sense of what it is? Have you had one in your home for some time and trying to learn more about it? This guide is intended as advice to those building a collection and looking for straightforward tips on how to judge the quality of an antique musical machine for the most value and enjoyment.
My suggestions are focused on phonographs from the acoustic era: Electric phonographs and modern wind-up reproduction phonographs are beyond the scope of this advice. Many individuals wish to acquire a phonograph in order to use it, meaning for playing actual vintage records. Others collect one or more phonographs as vintage decorative items. Still others are particularly interested in the historical and technological aspects, and attempt to amass a variety of phonographs to represent the progression of the talking machine through different eras and styles.
This guide is useful for all the above cases. Background This is an Edison Standard Phonograph, playing cylinder records.
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Brutus’ live performances reached a pinnacle with a sold out performance at Toronto’s Ontario Place. Bachman—Turner Overdrive is a Canadian rock group from Winnipeg, Manitoba, that had a series of hit albums and singles in the s, selling over 7 million albums in that decade alone. Their s catalogue included five Top 40 albums and six U.
Top 40 singles ten in Canada. The band has sold nearly 30 million albums worldwide, and has fans affectionately known as “gearheads” derived from the band’s gear-shaped logo.
This is a fascinating survival of a legendary movie I have wanted to see for ages. One has to acknowledge that most of the acts are firmly rooted in their time, and talents do not always appeal today, but as a window in time this is brilliant, accompanied by interesting and scholarly extras.
The longer playing time of these singles allowed the inclusion of extended dance mixes of tracks. In addition, the larger surface area of the inch discs allowed for wider grooves larger amplitude and greater separation between grooves, the latter of which results in less cross-talk. Consequently, they are less susceptible to wear and scratches.
The inch single is still considered a standard format for dance music , though its popularity has declined in recent years. Radio single[ edit ] Physical singles continued declining[ when? Since the establishment of the Billboard Hot , singles were not eligible to enter the chart unless they were available to purchase as a physical single. By the late s, several popular mainstream hits never charted on the Hot No Doubt ‘s hit ” Don’t Speak ” spent 16 weeks at number one on the Hot Airplay chart, but it never charted on the Billboard Hot On 5 December , Billboard changed the rule to allow airplay-only songs onto the chart.
Aaliyah ‘s ” Try Again ” was the first single ever to reach number one on the Billboard Hot based solely on radio airplay. Nevertheless, the concept of a single for an album has been retained as an identification of a more heavily promoted or more popular song within an album collection. The demand for music downloads skyrocketed after the launch of Apple’s iTunes Store then called iTunes Music Store in January and the creation of portable music and digital audio players such as the iPod.
In September , with the release of Duran Duran ‘s ” Electric Barbarella ” for paid downloads, Capitol Records became the first major label to sell a digital single from a well-known artist. These charts are often published in magazines and numerous television shows and radio programs count down the list.
A record with a “G” stamper letter indicates that the record was made from the first stamper. Later pressings may have stamper numbers in combination, such as “AL” which means This is known matrix information only. If you have a record with matrix information that is not listed here, please send me the information! Issue – A first issue is NOT the same thing as a first pressing. In fact, a first issue can be a very high pressing.
On the heels of Eric Bibb’s Grammy nominated Migration Blues comes his most ambitious project to date, the 2-disc set Global Griot.. It is easy to point to Eric’s accomplishments. A five-decade career recording with folk and blues royalty.
Saturday, 30 December ; numbers listed! It was early the following morning when he was about to begin take 20, that he decided to sing a couple of lines of an old army song called “The Caisson Song. Field Artillery March” and published in sheet music form with different lyrics. The recording was released as a double-faced inch single on Victor , with “Liberty Loan March” on the other side. The usual legal battles ensued regarding the rights to the song and these were never properly settled.
He went on to record it on at least three other occasions. Elvis sings the “Merry Christmas to you” line a couple of times during the takes of “Thinking About You. Sinclair would sing the song in blackface at later shows. Other candidates for original recording? Elvis Presley Originally recorded by Tally-Ho! The oldest printed copy of both music and text appeared in “Christmas Carols,” by William Sandys in She made the recording together with the man who wrote the song for her, Ewan MacColl, and it was included on their “New Briton Gazette, Volume 2” album.
MacColl wrote the song in some reports give in less than ten minutes, whilst on the phone with Peggy Seeger: She sang the song in concert that same evening.